Manya Klempner

Manya Klempner: Failure is just not an option

In the male-dominated world of fitness, tough ex-banker Manya Klempner proves that you have to be tough to break it through both in banking and in cross-training. Her career includes roles of Director, Head of Corporate Derivatives, Global Markets Division Standard Bank, VP, Emerging Markets Division, JP Morgan Moscow, as well as senior roles in Citigroup […]

JPMorgan Chase redefines banking dress code

In the age of fintech,  JPMorgan Chase announced that it would be loosening its dress code. Still, bankers are expected to wear pullovers rather...

East Meets West in London at the Hay Hill club

East Meets West Club brought a bit of China to London in an entrepreneurial event at Mayfair's prestigious Hay Hill club last Friday. Eve Li,...

Citywire 10k 2016: enter now for this annual charity run!

For the sixth year running (quite literally) Citywire is welcoming entrants for the annual Citywire 10k. For those of you looking to show off your...
Ryan Bertrand

Ryan Bertrand co-founds fintech brokerage firm

Football and technology have never had an easy relationship; Ryan Bertrand former Chelsea player is trying to buck this trend. Whilst simultaneously putting in a...

Investor Damian Browne on Marathon des Sables: it really beats you up

Former professional rugby player and IT investor Damian Browne just completed the toughest race on the planet - Marathon Des Sables, the ultra-marathon through...

Fund managers asked to take it easy with golf

Fund managers have been cautioned to stay off the golf course by the UK regulator. The Financial Conduct Authority said that financial industry bosses were...
Chris Newkirk, Capital One

Chris Newkirk: Data and great talent could revolutionise consumer finance

CAPITAL ONE UK has today announced a major expansion in London. The organisation is to relocate its City offices and has signed an 11-year lease...

Polina Veksler and Alex Waldman: They know what’s beautiful

Former investment banker (Renaissance Capital) Polina Veksler (on photo right) and a former finance journalist Alex Waldman (on photo left) are busy growing Universal...

UBS Launches WOMEN: Heroes

Celebrating women making a difference #ShareYourHero UBS today launched WOMEN: Heroes, a digital campaign celebrating women making an impact in their communities. The campaign complements the 10-city international tour...

Work in Canary Wharf? Here’s a reason to walk more.

With underground walkways, long working hours and exercise bikes installed next to bankers' desks at Barclays, it's no wonder many Canary Wharf Group workers...

James Bond’s tailor gives a lesson of style to London financiers

Here's another proof that City guys love James Bond style. Fenchurch Street's Bar20 know that one thing City boys really love about James Bond  films...